#1 Argonauts Shutout Tigers
March 10, 2007
PENSACOLA, Fla. - One day after becoming the new top-ranked team in the nation, West Florida won their fifth straight with a 9-0 shutout over West Alabama. The match was part of the GSC Jamboree. West Florida (10-1, 4-0 GSC) posted their third consecutive shutout, while West Alabama (4-3, 2-3) lost their second straight.
West Florida started the match with a sweep of the doubles competition. The Argonauts continued their dominance in singles with six victories. The closest West Alabama came to winning a match was when Sascha Dresselhaus took 37th seed Nicolas Barrientos (Cali, Colombia/Colegio Akademos) to a third set before losing.
West Florida will conclude GSC Jamboree action on Sunday against North Alabama. The match will begin at 9:00 a.m. at the Ralph "Skeeter" Carson Tennis Complex.
#1 Singles: #37 Nicolas Barrientos (UWF) def. Sascha Dresselhaus (UWA), 6-1, 3-6, 10-5
#2 Singles: Luis Arboleda (UWF) def. Denton Meintjes (UWA), 6-1, 6-0
#3 Singles: Vivian Chhetri (UWF) def. Mylan Anderson (UWA), 6-2, 7-6 (6)
#4 Singles: Luiz Bernardi (UWF) def. Carlin Tighe (UWA), 6-1, 6-0
#5 Singles: Marco Matteucci (UWF) def. Brandon Harris (UWA), 6-0, 6-4
#6 Singles: Mark McGuigan (UWF def. Michael Garcia (UWA), 6-1, 6-2
#1 Doubles: Nicolas Barrientos/D. Bottini (UWF) def. S. Dresselhaus/M. Anderson (UWA), 8-4
#2 Doubles: Diego Zorzi/L. Arboleda (UWF) def. C. Tighe/M. Garcia (UWA), 8-2
#3 Doubles: Eduardo Cavasotti/L. Bernardi (UWF) def. D. Meintjes/B. Harris (UWA), 8-2